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Pulliam Family History

Pulliam Name Meaning
Anglicized form of Welsh ap William ‘son of William’ (see Williams).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

334,090 Historical Documents with Pulliam on Ancestry.com
47,679 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,038 Military Records
876 Immigration Records
32,611 Census and Voter Lists
243,886 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pulliam Families

  • Number of Pulliam families
     64 - 125
     22 - 63
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Pulliam families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pulliam last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pulliam census records

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Pulliam Family Origin

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Pulliam Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Pulliam

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Pulliam Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Pulliam census records

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Pulliam Civil War Service Records

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